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Timothy C Childers M.D.

Timothy C Childers M.D.

Clerkship Director Surgery, Orlando Campus
Orlando Regional Campus

Job Description

Dr. Childers works with the College of Medicine Education Director in Surgery and the Orlando Campus Dean to implement the required surgery clerkship. It is his responsibility to recruit clerkship faculty, schedule rotations, and monitor student participation.


Dr. Timothy Childers was born and raised in Gainesville, Florida. He loves all sports; is a swimmer, golfer, and thoroughly enjoys his weekly game of pick-up basketball. Dr. Childers enjoys spending his spare time with family and friends. Dr. Childers is a member of Surgical Associates in Winter Park, Florida.


B.A., Swarthmore College, Pa., 1991

M.D., University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., 1995

Surgical Internship, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., 1996

Surgical Residency, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., 2000


American Board of Surgery


Solorzano, C., Minter, R.M., Childers, T., Kilkenny, J., Vauthey, J.N., Perspective evaluation of the giant prosthetic reinforcement of the viscera sac for recurrent and complex bilateral inguinal hernias. American Journal of Surgery 177:19-22, 1994

University of Florida, Colorectal Clinic of Orlando, under Sergio Larach, M.D., Surgical management of constipation: The Colorectal Clinic's experience with total abdominal colectomy. Fall, 1999 Publication Pending

University of Florida, Department of Anesthesiology, under A.J. Layton, M.D., Investigation of the effects of potent inhaled anesthetic agents on the immune system of balb/c mice. Summer 1992

University of Florida, Department of Nephrology, under Robert Cade, M.D., Investigation of the effects of weightlessness of human physiology and enhancement of the fluid replacement beverages including "Go" for athletes. Summers 1988, 1989